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Visit Elgin, Illinois

Discover things to do on an Elgin, Illinois, getaway

Shopping

With malls, boutiques, department stores, and farmers markets in the area, the Northern Fox River Valley offers shoppers a wide variety of shops to choose from. State Street Market has over 35 unique shops located in a picturesque 1920’s millworks building selling collectibles, antiques, gifts, home décor, and custom jewelry.

BonTer Solutions

BonTer Solutions

We are a promotional products distributor where we sell items to businesses to help them promote their company to customers. We can do items such as pens, hand sanitizer, chip… more

Steep N’ Clay

Steep N’ Clay

This artisan tea shop holds a large collection of tea naturally sourced from all over the world, including some of the oldest plantations in India. When it comes tea, trust… more

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Boar’s Hat Gaming

A locally owned shop for all things tabletop gaming related, including Magic: The Gathering. Serving the community with the best gaming experience possible.

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Chicago

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Chicago

The BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir is a traditional Hindu place of worship. Completed in 2004, this architectural marvel was built in the traditional style using hand-carved Italian marble and Turkish… more

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Boxwood Home Design & Cabinetry Co.

At Boxwood we specialize in home improvement and kitchen décor. Our onsite contractor and interior decorator will help you make your dream home a reality!

The Irie Cup

The Irie Cup

The Irie Cup is a family owned premium whole leaf teahouse out of Hampshire, IL. Steeped in the Caribbean traditions, they have curated a collection of premium loose leaf teas… more

Trippots

Trippots

Trippots is a plant nursery and boutique for purchasing all kinds of plants, accessories and home décor.

AJ Cravings

AJ Cravings

AJ Cravings is here for all your strawberry arrangement needs along with other baked goods. We have the perfect gifts for your loved ones and for those special occasions.

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The Vintage Hammer

The Vintage Hammer is a fun shopping experience and they mostly deal in antique & repurposed handmade housewares perfect for bringing a fresh classic element into your home.

Floral Excellence

Floral Excellence

We bring beauty to your every day. With carefully crafted arrangements and exceptional service, we can’t wait to share the joy of flowers with you. Full service flowers, plants, and… more

Able Shoppe

Able Shoppe

Stop in to this unique shop located in historic downtown Elgin to shop a curated collection of vintage and modern goods including women’s, men’s, children’s, homewares and furniture.

Meraki Market Hub

Meraki Market Hub

This modern + rustic market features over 6,000 square feet of shopping space in a historic building in the heart of downtown Elgin. Shop handmade items, home décor, boutique clothing,… more

Around the Corner Candy

Around the Corner Candy

Travel back in time to this old-fashioned candy store offering nostalgic candy, gourmet chocolates, a variety of black licorice, and handmade treats such as bonbons and caramel apples. 

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Cook’s Sweet Boutique

New-Fashioned Retro Candy & Sweet Shop in Downtown Elgin! Craft sodas, specialty novelties, and accessories just a few blocks down from Festival Park.

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River Street Collective

River Street Shoppes is a boutique mall full of beautiful and unique shops! Small retailers have joined together to create a wonderful and simple shopping experience! Located in East Dundee’s… Read more »

Fat Cat Custom Guitars

Fat Cat Custom Guitars

Fat Cat Custom Guitars & Repair is dedicated to the pursuit of great playing, and sounding guitars. We repair, modify, customize, and build guitars with the objective of helping every player get maximum enjoyment and use out of their instrument.

Vida Yoga and Fitness

Vida Yoga and Fitness

Vida is a family owned studio that focuses on bringing balance to the body, mind, and spirit.

The Half Full Nest

The Half Full Nest

The Half Full Nest Vintage Market offers a carefully curated collection of all things lovely for the nest and beyond. We specialize in all types of vintage styles, from Farmhouse, to… Read more »

Complete Bridal- Bridal Boys

Complete Bridal- Bridal Boys

Complete Bridal is a bridal salon located in East Dundee, IL that offers a wide variety of bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, mom’s, prom and pageant dresses. We take pride in… Read more »

Elgin Farmers Market

Elgin Farmers Market

The Elgin Farmers Market is a large open air fresh market that takes place every year from early June through early October. Shoppers can find fresh locally grown produce and… Read more »

Everything Floral

Everything Floral

Everything Floral proudly serves the West Dundee and Genoa area with 2 locations. We are family owned and operated. We are committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts,… Read more »

Town and Country Gardens

Town and Country Gardens

Town & Country Gardens is proud to continue hand-delivering premium floral arrangements and gift baskets to the Elgin community. We help strengthen relationships, give love and support, and celebrate life’s… Read more »

Debi’s Designs

Debi’s Designs

For the best and freshest flowers in South Elgin, Debi’s Designs has exactly what you’re looking for! Check out our wide selection of flower arrangements to make your next occasion… Read more »

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Target – 300 Randall Elgin

Target Corporation (Target) is a general merchandise retailer selling products through its stores and digital channels. Its digital channels include a range of general merchandise, including a range of items found… Read more »

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Target – South Elgin

Target Corporation (Target) is a general merchandise retailer selling products through its stores and digital channels. Its digital channels include a range of general merchandise, including a range of items found… Read more »

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Wal-Mart Elgin

Walmart Inc., formerly Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores.

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Walmart Carpentersville

Walmart Inc., formerly Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is an American  retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets discount department stores, and grocery stores.

Idaly Beauty Spaces

Idaly Beauty Spaces

Workspace and community for beauty professionals. We provide beauty professionals with a beautiful workspace for clients but also shared workspace for them to work on their business. We also provide… Read more »

Klein’s Farm & Garden Market

Klein’s Farm & Garden Market

Klein’s is family owned and operated farm with three retail locations. Two smaller locations are in Elgin, and Udina while the farm is located in Burlington IL. From Burlington is… Read more »

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Catering Made Simple

Catering Made Simple has gained recognition throughout the Chicagoland area as a full-service catering company with the friendliest, most hardworking staff! They are dedicated to enhancing and projecting their client’s… Read more »

Cook’s Ice Cream

Cook’s Ice Cream

New-Fashioned Retro Candy & Sweet Shop in Downtown Elgin! Craft sodas, specialty novelties, and accessories are just a few blocks down from Festival Park.

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Eternal Tan – Elgin

Looking for a quick and comfortable tan? Stop at Eternal Tan right on Us 20 in Elgin.

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Salon Urbane

Salon Urbane Is located next to Elgin’s famous Country Donuts. We are west of Randall Road off Route 20. Owned by Christine Wozniak, a designer/educator for the product line RUSK,… Read more »

Mama Lee’s Gourmet Popcorn – Spring Hill Mall

Mama Lee’s Gourmet Popcorn – Spring Hill Mall

Mama Lee’s Popcorn is known for their gourmet popcorn and”Pop-tastic” experience all visitors receive when they enter the doors. The Spring Hill Mall location is on level 1 near Sears…. Read more »

Mama Lee’s Gourmet Popcorn – Downtown Elgin

Mama Lee’s Gourmet Popcorn – Downtown Elgin

Mama Lee’s Popcorn is known for their gourmet popcorn and”Pop-tastic” experience all visitors receive when they enter the doors. The downtown Elgin shop is located near the Chicago Street parking… Read more »

Eastside Café

Eastside Café

Whether you are looking for some unique foodie gifts for someone or feel like getting creative in the kitchen, The Uncommon Palate will help you. “A shop dedicated to inspiring… Read more »

Otter Creek Wine & Spirits

Otter Creek Wine & Spirits

Specialty wine, spirits and craft beer shop located at the Otter Creek Shopping Center. They are committed to making your experience one that will bring you back again and again…. Read more »

Stiching on State

Stiching on State

Stitching On State is located in a beautiful, historic home in Hampshire, Illinois. We offer high quality quilting fabric, new and pre-owned sewing machines, quilting and embroidery supplies and classes, and… Read more »

BookLady’s Book Attic

BookLady’s Book Attic

Welcome to the BookLady’s Book Attic, a cozy space for book loving adults and children on the upper level of a 125 year old (white) house above 4 other businesses… Read more »

Whatnots & Whimsies

Whatnots & Whimsies

The historical integrity of Chicago Street in the heart of downtown Elgin creates a charming backdrop for many Vintage / Antique shops and small businesses. Voted a new favorite kid… Read more »

Elgin Fresh Market – Summit Store

Elgin Fresh Market – Summit Store

We’re a specialty store with a Latin Flair! The words “grocery store” or “supermercado” just can’t capture all you’ll discover, enjoy and experience at our two Elgin Fresh Market locations…. Read more »

Dulces Boutique

Dulces Boutique

Dulces Boutique is a family-owned store providing a wide variety of celebratory apparel and party supplies to the Chicagoland area. We have two locations, one in Elgin, IL and one… Read more »

Rediscover Records

Rediscover Records

Rediscover Records has the best in brand new releases in the vinyl format as well as an incomparable selection of pre-played vinyl records. Get them on 33, 45, and 78!… Read more »

Terri Lynn Outlet Store

Terri Lynn Outlet Store

Stop by our Elgin outlet store, and bring home some of our delicious nuts, snacks, and chocolates! Be sure to check out our exclusive seasonal specials!

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Cuisine America Catering

Our food is all made with natural, fresh ingredients that we source locally. Let us know if you have dietary restrictions – our friendly staff will help you find just… Read more »

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Barb’s Studio

Barb’s Studio 104 is a salon in East Dundee, IL 60118. Salons like Barb’s Studio 104 offer services that often include haircuts, nails services, waxing, manicures, and pedicures. Contact Barb’s Studio… Read more »

Elgin Knit Works

Elgin Knit Works

Elgin Knit Works is a yarn store with a vintage urban feel located in historic downtown Elgin, in a building dating to 1872 .  Established in 2012, Elgin Knit Works… Read more »

Elgin Fresh Market – McLean Blvd

Elgin Fresh Market – McLean Blvd

We’re a specialty store with a Latin Flair! The words “grocery store” or “supermercado” just can’t capture all you’ll discover, enjoy and experience at our two Elgin Fresh Market locations…. Read more »

Elgin Clock Repair

Elgin Clock Repair

Elgin Clock Repair was founded in 1981 in Elgin, Illinois. The business has moved twice over the years to accommodate growth and expansion into retail sales. A second store was… Read more »

Butera Finer Foods

Butera Finer Foods

Supermarket offering groceries, an on-site bakery & a deli with imported meats & cheeses.

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Asian Food Market

Great place to get your Laos and Thai ingredients and food.

The Estate Store

The Estate Store

We feature a unique blend of collectibles, jewelry, furniture, and more. We buy, sell, and appraise!

D & M Perlman Fine Jewelry

D & M Perlman Fine Jewelry

D & M Perlman is the largest fine jewelry and gifts store in Illinois! For three generations we have been dedicated to providing our customers with the finest quality jewelry,… Read more »

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Shady Lady

Offers Vintage Refurbished Chandeliers, Lamps & Shades. We specialize in complete lamp services and restorations.  Vintage Chandeliers and Lamps, all Rewired repaired and refinished. Lamp Parts and Accessories Available Custom Designed Lamps &… Read more »

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Forever After Collectibles/ Yugiohmint

We sell trading card games such as Yu-Gi-Oh!, Cardfight!! Vanguard, BuddyFight, Force of Will, Magic The Gathering, Weiss Schwarz and now our sister store (Eternal Relic Games) card game, Crusaders… Read more »

Banbury Fair

Banbury Fair

We specialize in Women’s Clothing, accessories, children’s clothing, gift items, and baby gifts.

Midwest Retro

Midwest Retro

We scour the Midwest for unique and stylish vintage cottage, farmhouse and industrial decor for your home or business. Authorized retailer of CeCe Caldwell’s Chalk & Clay Paint line. Check… Read more »

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Honey Poo Poo’s

Looking for one-of-a-kind treasures that you won’t find ANYWHERE else? Try Honey Poo Poo’s in East Dundee (inside Artisticology) for * Unique Garden Art w/teacups, saucers and even holiday themed!… Read more »

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Salon Couture

Our Mission at Salon Couture is to instill in our guests a greater sense of their true beauty. We are a full service Aveda Concept Salon offering the latest services… Read more »

Rieke Office Interiors

Rieke Office Interiors

We’ve built the perfect environment for creativity and collaboration and we want to share this space with you! We invite your team to our facility to experience the ROI R-Lab…. Read more »

Spa Bleü

Spa Bleü

Aveda Lifestyle Salon and Spa promoting a healthy mind and body. Services include: Hair Services, Nail Services and Services for Men.

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Oberweis Dairy

We have been serving up Super Premium Ice Cream in our old-fashioned ice cream shops since 1951. Whether we deliver right to your door, or you visit one of our… Read more »

Fisher Nuts Outlet Store

Fisher Nuts Outlet Store

Fisher Nuts Outlet Store is located off of Randall Road and I 90. Stop in the outlet store for all of your nut and cooking needs.

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Jewelry Rocks

We create one of a kind jewelry and jewelry boxes that are each a unique piece of art. These timeless one of a kind necklaces will surly make you stand… Read more »

LadyBug Lane

LadyBug Lane

LadyBug lane is a fun, festive boutique featuring unique gifts and home decorations. The perfect location for one of a kind gifts, crafts and home decor.

Lolly’s Doll Houses

Lolly’s Doll Houses

From dollhouses to accessories and everything in between.

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Forever After Antiques & Collectibles

Antique store in Bartlett.

Elgin Antiques & Uniques

Elgin Antiques & Uniques

Multi-dealer two floor store of antiques, collectibles, and vintage items located in the heart of Downtown Elgin.

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Good Old Days Antique Shop

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Elgin Shopping Mall

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Collingbourne’s Interesting Things

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Corner Antiques

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Two Doors Down Antiques

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Huntley Antique & Jewelry Mall

State Street Market Shops

State Street Market Shops

The Fox Valley’s Largest Gift ~ Collectibles ~ Antique ~ Shop 10,000 square feet of one floor shopping bliss offering a diverse selection of merchandise; including antiques, collectibles, specialty items,… Read more »

Spring Hill Mall

Spring Hill Mall

Shopping Center with more than 120 retailers and eateries including Macy’s, Carson’s, Barnes & Noble, Victoria’s Secret, Bath and Body Works, The Children’s Place, Gymboree, Panera Bread and more! FREE… Read more »

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